Can Thunder Thighs Help Heart Health?

It sounds counterintuitive given the health risks of obesity, but up to a point, bigger thighs might mean a smaller risk of heart disease or premature death, researchers say. In a study relesased Thursday, men and women whose thighs measured less than about 24 inches in circumference were found to have an increased risk for both heart disease and death, Dr. Berit Heitmann of Copenhagen University Hospital and colleagues reported online in the British Medical Journal. "Smaller thighs are a...Full Story
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